On Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, The Hardware Store of Sparta is sponsoring a community service talk given by Giselle, a representative from the Avian Wildlife Center of Wantage. The Center is a non-profit organization which provides education of, and care and sanctuary to, local avian wildlife. Giselle will cover many topics and answer any questions you may have. She will teach how to identify, feed, and live peacefully with the local birds. The talk is highlighted with live birds, specimens, and photographs. There will be a free raffle of bird related products donat-d by The Hardware Store. Bring a friend to learn more about birds.The event is being held from 1-3 p.m. at The Hard-ware Store, 182 Wood-port Road, Sparta.